RICHEST MAN IN NIGERIA 2017 (FORBES LIST)
This Article Would Technically Discuss About The Richest Man In Nigeria – Nigerian Billionaires, Based On Real Time Forbes Estimate 2017 / 2018.
Nigeria as a country is referred to as the estimated population of 184 Million Inhabitants, While Great Entrepreneurs and Business Men are forming up in Nigeria, I have decided to make up and updated post about the richest man in Nigeria.
Oil Sector and Agriculture has so far served as the country’s major resources while the country is still developing on technology, we hope Nigeria Billionaires would make up better hands in supporting Technology In Nigeria and Africa st large.
Richest Man In Nigeria | Top 5 Nigerian Billionaires 2017
NET-WORTH- US $14.9 billion USD
Age: April 10, 1957 (age 59 years)
The First Man we will be having on the list of Nigerian Billionaires is Aliko Dangote, Richest Man In Nigeria Lists won’t be complete without him, He owns Dangote Group where he produces cements, sugars flours e.t.c and other beneficial products in Africa, He has expanded his business to Benin, Ethiopia, Senegal, Cameroon, Ghana, South Africa, Togo, Tanzania, and Zambia.
Aliko Dangote is the 23rd richest man in the world and the richest man in Africa and Nigeria at Large, As of June 2016, He is worth over US $14.9 billion USD.
NET WORTH: 6.5 billion USD
AGE: 63 years April 29, 1953
The second man on the list for the richest man in Nigeria is Mike Adenuga, He is a business tycoon and own Globacom Nigeria- The second largest telecom in Nigeria after SOUTH AFRICA MTN.
Mike Adenuga currently worth of 6.5 Billion US Dollars and he also has shares in Equitorial Trust Bank and Oil Exploration firm Conoil formally known as Consolidated Oil Company, He has also expanded his business to Ghana & Benin and he expect more in the coming future.
NET WORTH: $2.1 billion
AGE: July 15, 1951
A woman is also listed among the Black Billionaires, Folorunsho Alakija is a business tycoon and the richest black woman in African outranking Oprah Winfrey in 2014.
Folorunsho Alakija is involved into fashion, oil and printing industries, She is positioned to be the 2nd most Influential & Powerful woman in Nigeria After Nigeria Formal Mister Okonjo Iweala, She is currently worth to be 2.1 Billion US Dollars as of 2015.
NET WORTH: $1.1 Billion
AGE: December 9, 1938 (age 77),
General Theophilus Danjuma is an Oil Business Tycoon and Philanthropist, He is a retired Nigeria Army Chief Of Army Staff From July 1975 to October 1979. He is into a Multi-Millionaire Business and he is also a Politician.
As of 2017, Theophilus Danjuma is worth of 1.1 US Dollars and under Formal Nigeria President Olusegun Obasanjo, He Holds post as the minister of defence.
NET WORTH: $1.06 Billion
AGE: 1967 (age 49),
The last person we will be having in the list of the richest man in Nigeria is Femi Otedola, A business philanthropist and an entrepreneur and chairman of Forte Oil Plc.
Femi Otedola is into one of the most lucrative business Real Estate, Finance and Shipping Business, He is the second to be listed into Forbes list as a dollar dominated business in Africa. He also invested in Power Generation Sector recently in Nigeria and hope to expand more of it across major Cities in Africa.
That’s all for Richest Man In Nigeria | Top 5 Nigerian Billionaires 2017, Have any grudge about the list, Kindly put across via the comment box.